Gajapati: More than 22 passengers including children were injured after a van they were travelling in overturned near Tarini temple in Mohana area of Gajapati district.
According to reports, as many 30 people including women and children from Daliamba village under Pindiki Panchayat had gone to drop Church father, after his farewell ceremony, at his native Ludupanka village under Karchabadi Panchayat.
However, during the return journey, the Tata Magic van lost control and overturned on the road near Tarini temple in Mohana area injuring 22 passengers.
The injured were rescued and initially rushed to Mohana hospital. Later, four critically injured persons were shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital.